William Dilke

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service23.5.1717CSORN
FatherSir Thomas Dilkes (d.1706)ref:1059
MotherMary O'Brienref:1059
BrotherLt. Gen. Michael O'Brien (d.1774)ref:1059
Last Known Service5.12.1745CSORN
Date of Death30.5.1756ref:1059

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
23.5.1717 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/106CSORN
15.8.171717.3.1717/18Dartmouth (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/106ADM 6/12
17.3.1717/184.4.1718Royal Oak (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/12/119ADM 6/12
4.4.171827.4.1718Hampton Court (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/12/129ADM 6/12
26.11.171831.12.1718Defiance (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/145ADM 6/12
31.12.171824.10.1721Defiance (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/12/148ADM 6/12
15.3.1721/2210.7.1722Leopard (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/13/31ADM 6/13
23.11.173327.2.1733/34Ipswich (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/14/155ADM 6/14
27.2.1733/3417.2.1735/36Blenheim (96), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/169ADM 6/14
7.4.173722.5.1738Berwick (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/56ADM 6/15
26.7.1738 Commander ADM 6/15/132ADM 6/15
26.7.173815.12.1740Hound (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/132BWAS-1714
12.1.1740/4125.11.1741Saint George (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/370BWAS-1714
16.1.1740/41 Captain ADM 6/15/370CSORN
26.11.174112.9.1742Nassau (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/484BWAS-1714
13.9.17424.3.1742/43Winchester (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/154
Commission confirmed 3.3.1742/43
ADM 6/16
16.8.174318.9.1743Boyne (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/210ADM 6/16
19.9.174311.12.1743Shrewsbury (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/220ADM 6/16
12.12.17435.3.1743/44Chichester (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/248BWAS-1603
11.2.1743/4412.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
6.3.1743/4415.8.1744Namur (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/417
Commission confirmed 8.1.1744/45
16.8.174428.5.1745Revenge (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/121
Issued by Thomas Mathews (1676-1750), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 30.6.1746
5.12.1745 Dismissed from the Navyref:1059


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:1059Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900 Digital Book
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook

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